Original Painting acrylic on board
A painting about tasting notes for Oregon Willamette Valley red wine.
First a river reference to 'wet dog' flavor, which is more commonly known as earthy. Oregon native plant shooting star. Also pears (Oregon's state fruit), berries and dark cherries, orange blossoms, and figs. The flowers in the vase are native Oregon wildflowers. the bend in the Willamette river is on the walking path south of Willamette park in Corvallis where you can hear the red winged blackbirds sing.